Aviation Accidents

What options are available following an aviation accident?

Aviation accidents can be catastrophic for victims and their families and may leave victims and their families wondering what resources are available to them following an aviation accident. Depending on the circumstances of the aviation accident, and the cause of the aviation accident, different parties may be liable to compensate victims for the damages they… read more

Learjet crash near New York City leaves 2 dead

While countless flights soar through the air each and every day without consequence, there are unfortunately situations that serve as a reminder that accidents do happen. While it’s important to keep in mind the fact that air travel is extremely safe overall, a recent accident serves as a reminder that aviation accidents unfortunately do occur…. read more

The basics of aviation accidents

Even with thousands of flights and millions of Americans flying daily, air travel is considered among one of the safest methods of transportation. Although we often hear about serious plane crashes occurring across the world, often taking the lives of hundreds of passengers at a time, these accidents are quite rare. Smaller planes are not… read more

Four killed, one injured in tragic airplane crash

Airplanes, both large and small, are a very safe mode of travel and transport in Pennsylvania. Highly trained pilots routinely carry passengers throughout the Keystone State and to points beyond without incident. Unfortunately, though, injurious and even deadly plane accidents do happen, and their relative rarity is no consolation to those whose lives have been… read more

Potential causes behind aviation accidents, injuries

For many Pennsylvanians, fear of flying is a genuine fear. It is the loss of control, the fear of heights and the slight possibility that something could go terribly wrong that scare people the most. For some, this fear becomes a reality. We do not want to add fuel to the fire, but the truth… read more

We represent victims of aviation accidents

Aviation accidents are rare. For the most part, Pittsburgh residents who travel by air may live their entire lives without ever being involved in aircraft-based accidents. Unlike car accidents which affect many Pennsylvania drivers each and every year, aviation accidents are unusual in this age of modern flight. However, just because aviation accidents are uncommon… read more

Civil claims can result from aviation accidents

Not all aviation accidents involve large commercial aircrafts. In fact, many aviation accidents occur when small aircrafts experience operational or pilot errors. Pittsburgh residents can suffer significant injuries and even death when they are involved in aircraft collisions and crashes on small commuter or recreational airplanes. Injuries and losses that result from aviation accidents are… read more

Gathering evidence in Pennsylvania aviation accidents

Air travel has made life easier for millions of people all across the country. Pittsburgh residents rely on airplanes to get them safely from one place to another more quickly than any other form of transportation. While flying is generally safe, plane accidents can unfortunately occur, whether it be a small private plane or a… read more

Two killed in a plane crash in Fayette County

Two men were killed and a third man severely burned when a small plane crashed near Nemacolin Woodlands Resort, about 50 miles south of Pittsburgh. Friday afternoon just after two pm, it was reported that a Beechcraft BE36 took off from the resort’s private airstrip and crashed about a half mile away. Emergency personnel responding… read more